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Severe weather possible from Ohio Valley to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Monday afternoon and evening from northeastern Kentucky across portions of the Northeast and into New England. Large hail and damaging winds will be the main threats.
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Current conditions at

Chicago, Chicago Midway Airport (KMDW)

Lat: 41.78°NLon: 87.76°WElev: 617ft.

A Few Clouds

82°F

28°C

Humidity 32%
Wind Speed W 15 G 22 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1009.9 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index81°F (27°C)
Last update 3 Aug 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 68 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. West northwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 78. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 68. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. East northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Friday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Monday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SE Lincolnwood IL
 41.94°N 87.64°W
6:16 pm CDT Aug 3, 2015
6pm CDT Aug 3, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 10, 2015
 
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